Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended 23:19 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service from Tuesday 1 to Thursday 3 September

Start date
01/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham New Street and Hednesford

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Walsall and Hednesford, closing some lines.

The 23:19 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall.  A rail replacement bus service will operate departing from Walsall at 23:57, Bloxwich at 00:07, Bloxwich North at 00:09, Landywood at 00:19, Cannock at 00:30, arriving at Hednesford at 00:39.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.